Many people may welcome growing older because of the wisdom from one’s wealth of experience that comes with aging, but looking older is another matter. All over the world, people are beginning to undergo a number of treatments, therapies and rituals in order to appear younger, healthier and better looking. This practice that has spawned a billion-dollar beauty industry that includes cosmetics and other products that prevent and repair aging skin. Here is a look at the different treatments available to turn back time: Continue reading
The face-lift has a long history of being a reliable type of cosmetic procedure that has allowed doctors to repair loose, sagging skin common among aging individuals. Most people usually associate the face-lift procedure with surgery and in fact, a good number of anti-aging treatments of this type still subject patients to going under the knife. For anyone who has always wanted a younger, fresher look, the new lunch-hour face-lift may be the answer. Continue reading
With the faltering economy, one might expect that plastic surgery would take a back seat to other priorities in private life. Typically, when times are hard, consumers cut back on the extras in life. Continue reading
The February 2013 issue of Marie Claire magazine reports on the use of topical skin treatments to improve the results of cosmetic laser patients. Epione Beverly Hills’ Simon Ourian, M.D. explores and comments on this new development. Continue reading
Pew Research Center survey released this week indicates that 59% of US adults searched for health information online in 2012. Simon Ourian, M.D. of Epione Beverly Hills reviews the report and the role of the internet for cosmetic patients. Continue reading
You can improve the way your facial skin looks and look younger just by trying one of these facial skin care treatments. They rejuvenate the face and are subtle enough that the recovery time is nearly zero in many cases. Continue reading
Los Angeles skin resurfacing techniques are varied. Each of the commonly used procedures can achieve very specific results. The goal of all the techniques, though, is to try to help a person gain a smoother, softer, more youthful look to their skin. Here is some information on several of the most commonly used procedures.